Dynamic Shannon Coding

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Gagie, Travis;
  • Subject: Computer Science - Information Theory | E.4

We present a new algorithm for dynamic prefix-free coding, based on Shannon coding. We give a simple analysis and prove a better upper bound on the length of the encoding produced than the corresponding bound for dynamic Huffman coding. We show how our algorithm can be ... View more
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